EN120 Lesson 3 Quiz

Question 1 (5 points)

 

Transitional expressions used in process paragraphs include all of the following except

Question 1 options:

begin by.

above.

until.

finally.

Question 2 (5 points)

 

The _______ paragraph gives the reader directions on how he or she can do something.

Question 2 options:

explanation

plan

how-to

lecture

Question 3 (5 points)

 

Basic ways to define a word or term include all of the following except definition by

Question 3 options:

synonym.

class.

research.

negation.

Question 4 (5 points)

 

These two sentences appear in a paragraph: "Sally loves horses." "Sally hates cowboy movies." If you combine these two sentences into one sentence, using the conjunction "yet," your new sentence will have a

Question 4 options:

compound predicate.

compound subject.

complex predicate.

complex subject.

Question 5 (5 points)

 

When you use _______ to define a word, you should use nouns to define nouns, verbs to define verbs, and adjectives to define adjectives.

Question 5 options:

homonyms

antonyms

classification

synonyms

Question 6 (5 points)

 

In a definition by _______, the author of paragraph tells us what is not true before he or she tells us what is true.

Question 6 options:

class

category

negation

explanation

Question 7 (5 points)

 

The two kinds of _______ paragraphs explained in your textbook are the how-to paragraph and the explanation paragraph.

Question 7 options:

process

revision

coherent

structure

Question 8 (5 points)

 

When one writes a typical paragraph, most of the sentences will be

Question 8 options:

questions.

statements.

explanations.

exclamations.

Question 9 (5 points)

 

A/an _______ tells us more about a noun or pronoun and must be placed directly before or directly after the noun or pronoun it refers to.

Question 9 options:

adverbial

preposition

prepositional phrase

appositive

Question 10 (5 points)

 

A run-on occurs when two independent clauses are joined by a _______ conjunction.

Question 10 options:

qualifying

coordinating

elaborating

subordinating

Question 11 (5 points)

 

The most commonly used sentence is the _______, which is a statement.

Question 11 options:

declarative

rhetorical

command

emphatic

Question 12 (5 points)

 

Which word is a synonym for "timid"?

Question 12 options:

Shy

Outgoing

Extroverted

Social

Question 13 (5 points)

 

A/an _______ modifies a noun, a verb, or another adverb.

Question 13 options:

synonym

adverb

homonym

adjective

Question 14 (5 points)

 

_______ paragraphs give readers step-by-step information.

Question 14 options:

Definition

Authoritarian

Informal

Process

Question 15 (5 points)

 

When an author writes a/an _______ question in a paragraph, he or she intends to answer it in the balance of the paragraph.

Question 15 options:

exclamatory

emphatic

rhetorical

exploratory

Question 16 (5 points)

 

A _______ lacks a verb, a subject, or both and isn't a complete thought.

Question 16 options:

comma splice

run-on

fragment

sentence that

Question 17 (5 points)

 

A/an _______ is a word or group of words that renames or describes a noun or pronoun, as in the sentence, "Carlos, a native of Argentina, is the new wrestling champion."

Question 17 options:

compound predicate

appositive

adverb

"-ing" modifier

Question 18 (5 points)

 

An example of definition by _______ is this sentence, "Liberty doesn't mean having the right to do whatever you please, but carries the obligation to respect the rights of others."

Question 18 options:

research

negation

class

synonym

Question 19 (5 points)

 

_______ sentences have "you" as their implied subject.

Question 19 options:

Exclamation

Imperative

Interrogatory

Declarative

Question 20 (5 points)

 

A prepositional phrase is a group of words containing a preposition and

Question 20 options:

its object.

a verb.

a subject.

its predicate.

 

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Date Due: 
Sunday, May 17, 2020

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